Mission Statement

The department of Cooperative Information Systems (CIS) focuses on research in the areas of semantic information systems engineering, model-driven engineering, and web engineering. It is a department of the Institute of Telecooperation and closely cooperates with the Business Informatics Group of TU Vienna.


New Article accepted


"Near Real-time Detection of Crisis Situations", 39th International Convention on Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO), Opatija, Croatia, May 30th - June 3rd, 2016

New Article accepted


"Pinpointing the Eye of the Hurricane - Creating A Gold-Standard Corpus for Situative Geo-Coding of Crisis Tweets Based on Linked Open Data", 5th Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics (LDL-2016): Managing, Building and Using Linked Language Resources, Portorož, Slovenia, 24 May 2016

New Book Chapter published


New Article accepted


"Mining the Disaster Hotspots - Situation-Adaptive Crowd Knowledge Extraction for Crisis Management", IEEE International Multi-Disciplinary Conference on Cognitive Methods in Situation Awareness and Decision Support (CogSIMA), San Diego, USA, March 21-25, 2016

New Article accepted


A. Kusel; J. Etzlstorfer; E. Kapsammer; W. Retschitzegger; W. Schwinger; J. Schönböck, Consistent Co-Evolution of Models and Transformations, ACM/IEEE 18th International Conference on Model Driven Engineering Languages and Systems (MODELS), Ottawa, Sept./Oct. 2015.

We at a glance

Photo of the CIS-Team

Total Publications / Type

inproceedings (95)
article (12)
incollection (2)
other (4)

Statistics cover data from the years 2005 to 2015.


Actual / Former Staff

Actual Staff (8)
Former Staff (8)

Projects / Funding

FFG - FIT-IT Semantic Systems (5)
Marie Curie IOF (1)
FFG - Basisprogramm (1)
other (8)

Projects / State

active (5)
closed (12)